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I asked to be put in SG in Jan and was awarded after assessment in Feb. Am I owed backdated payment?

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Amanda1968
Amanda1968 Community member Posts: 7 Connected
Hi all , 
I filled a form in on 15/01/2019 to be asked to be put in the support group of esa ; Ive been told after my assessment on the 25/02/2021 I am now in the support group will I be owed any money from the date I first claimed 
Any help is much appreciated 
Thanks
Mandy

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  • calcotti
    calcotti Community member Posts: 10,010 Disability Gamechanger
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    Was this a new claim or a change of circumstances that you reported?
    Information I post is for England unless otherwise stated. Rules may be different in other parts of UK.
  • Amanda1968
    Amanda1968 Community member Posts: 7 Connected
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    A change of circumstances x
  • calcotti
    calcotti Community member Posts: 10,010 Disability Gamechanger
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    Then the decision should, I think, be backdated to when you reported the change.
    Information I post is for England unless otherwise stated. Rules may be different in other parts of UK.
  • Amanda1968
    Amanda1968 Community member Posts: 7 Connected
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    Thanks Calcotti ?
    I hope so x
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